Youth Committee membership is open

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Whanganui Youth Committee is recruiting now! This is a great experience for young people who want to represent other young people and make a difference on the issues they care about.

There are a number of vacancies this year in the 14-strong committee.

The Youth Committee’s work includes:

  • Representing young people in the Whanganui District
  • Promoting opportunities for young people in Whanganui
  • Advising the council on matters relating to young people
  • Providing opportunities for young people to contribute to council decision-making
  • Developing policy on youth issues.

The committee holds a formal meeting every six weeks, as well as project work to complete between meetings.

Recruiting closes 27th February.

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